2017 Chevy Suburban vs 2017 Ford Expedition
Drivers who want the utility of a truck, versatility of an SUV, and amenities you’d get in a luxury sedan find the powerful and capable 2017 Chevy Suburban as their go-to vehicle. Due to its best-in-class highway fuel economy and its 8-passenger seating, the new Suburban hits the road with confidence and efficiency, traveling down the road or across the country with your family in tow. The Suburban is the full-size SUV you need when you have to do it all.
In order to gain a better understanding of how well the new Chevy Suburban does its job, we've compared it to another popular full-sized SUV in its class, the 2017 Ford Expedition. Take a look at our chart below and see how they stack up against each other.
|2017 Chevy Suburban||vs||2017 Ford Expedition|
|5.3L EcoTec3 V8||Engine||3.5L EcoBoost® V6 with Ti-VCT|
|6-speed Electronically controlled automatic transmission||Transmission||Six-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission|
|23 MPG||Fuel Economy (highway)||21 MPG|
|7300 Pounds||Towing Capacity (Base)||6,600 Pounds|
Test Drive the 2017 Chevy Suburban in Colorado Springs, CO
Aside from the differences in mechanics, the 2017 Chevy Suburban shines in the space department as well. Offering drivers 1.7 more inches in overall width, 3.2 more inches in front head room, and a wheelbase that is 11 longer than the Expedition, the Suburban has more space in general for its passengers. In addition to seating space, the Suburban gives drivers more cargo space as well, featuring 39.3 cubic feet of space behind the third row, 76.7 cubic feet of space behind the second row, and 121.7 cubic feet of space behind the first row, compared to the Expedition that features 18.6, 55.0, and 108.3 cubic feet of space, respectively.
If you would like to try out the 2017 Chevy Suburban for yourself, grab your family and stop by Mike Maroone Colorado of Colorado Springs to take one for a test drive.